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[movies]WHY Do These KIDS LOVE SCHOOL? - Dorothy Fadiman with KTEH-TV (PBS)
This award-winning film features nine unique schools, both public and private, California to East Harlem. In these unique schools relationship, creative thinking, and direct experience are valued above memorization of facts. As we struggle with issues of how to provide a quality education for all children, we might look to these successful schools where teachers, students, parents and administrators are involved in creating supportive educational environments...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Tom Peters; PBS; KTEH; school; education; private school; public school; Peninsula School; teaching; learning; no child left behind; educational methods; learning theory; success; student-centered learning; direct experience; public education; alternative schools; progressive education
Downloads: 12,798 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]WHEN ABORTION WAS ILLEGAL: Untold Stories - Dorothy Fadiman, Daniel Meyers
When Abortion Was Illegal: Untold Stories illuminates a largely undocumented era, from the end of the 19th century through the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision in 1973. This Academy Award-nominated film features compelling first person accounts, which reveal the physical, legal, and emotional consequences during the era when abortion was a criminal act. Until recently, the era of illegal abortion had been a "sealed chapter" in U.S...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Academy Award; Oscar; Concentric Media; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women's history; women's health; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; medical care; public policy; human rights; doctors; abortion doctors; clergy; back alleys; women's history; illegal abortions; abortionists; Erika Luckett
Downloads: 32,856 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(43 reviews)
[movies]WOMAN by WOMAN: New Hope for the Villages of India - Dorothy Fadiman, Kristin Atwell
WOMAN BY WOMAN documents progressive change for women in some of the least developed villages of India. Vivid images portray the humanity of the people, the beauty of the countryside, as well as the toll of centuries of poverty. We meet courageous women who are coming out of seclusion in order to serve in their communities by teaching other women about family planning resources. We also meet family members who support these efforts - a village husband who works side-by-side with his wife, in a c...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Academy Award; Concentric Media; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; family planning; population; Population Communications International; India; Indian; villages; women's history; women's health; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; choice; health care; contraception; medical care; public policy; human rights; village doctors Janani; South Asia; Bihar
Downloads: 10,165 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]From RISK to ACTION: Women and HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia - Dorothy Fadiman, Amy Hill
Nearly 60% of HIV+ individuals in Ethiopia are women. UNAIDS has estimated that approximately three quarters of all women infected with HIV/AIDS live in sub-Saharan Africa. In 2009, there were approximately 12 million women living with HIV and AIDS, compared to about 8.2 million men. (source) Gender bias and the biology of transmission have led to women being more vulnerable than men to become infected...
Keywords: Risk; action; women; gender bias; biology of transmission; vulnerable; poverty; violence against women; education policy; status of women; prostitution; rape; condom use; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 2,391 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]MOTHERHOOD by CHOICE, Not Chance - Dorothy Fadiman, Katie Peterson
Motherhood by Choice, Not Chance distills key moments from each of the three films in the OSCAR-nominated, EMMY-winning 2½ hour series CHOICE: From the Back-Alleys to the Supreme Court & Beyond. Through first person stories, this documentary brings alive the history of the struggle for women's reproductive rights in the United States. Intimate interviews reveal the passion of those who moved abortion from the danger of the back alleys to a safe, legal choice...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Power of Choice; Erika Luckett; Katie Peterson reproductive rights; women; women’s rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women’s history; women’s health; pro-choice; pro-choice activism; sex education; sex ed; prochoice; choice; Roe v. Wade; access; abortion bans; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; public policy; human rights; motherhood
Downloads: 7,176 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(9 reviews)
[movies]La MATERNIDAD por ELECCION, No Por Obligacion (Spanish Subtitles) - Dorothy Fadiman, Katie Peterson
Introduced by Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers. The film is in Spanish, with Spanish narration and subtitles. This riveting films brings alive the history of the struggle for women's reproductive rights in the US and the chilling facts about the current threat to those rights. Intimate interviews reveal the passion of people who moved abortion from the danger of the back alleys to a safe, legal choice...
Keywords: Spanish; Spanish version; Spanish language; Spanish narration; Spanish subtitles; Dolores Huerta; aborto; derechos reproductivos; derechos de mujeres; Dorothy Fadiman; Power of Choice; reproductive rights; women; women’s rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women’s history; women’s health; pro-choice; pro-choice activism; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; public policy; human rights; motherhood
Downloads: 1,892 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]RADIANCE: The Experience of Light - Dorothy Fadiman, Michael Wiese
At a time when inter-cultural understanding is increasingly fragile, RADIANCE affirms the presence of a universally shared experience. Striking natural images, unusual special effects, and poetic narration are woven together with a wide range of musical selections to develop an evocative documentary on light, from the physical to the metaphysical. Through religion, philosophy, art, and architecture, RADIANCE documents the story of light as a universal symbol of life to people from many cultures...
Keywords: radiance; light; spiritual; religion; art; mysticism; cosmology; architecture; poetry; personal; profound; search; seek
Downloads: 4,611 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]WOMAN by WOMAN: New Hope for the Villages of Indian (Hindi Version) - Dorothy Fadiman, Kristin Atwell
Hindi language version. WOMAN by WOMAN documents the story of progressive change for women in some of the least developed villages of India. Vivid images portray the humanity of the people, the beauty of the countryside, as well as the poignant toll of centuries old poverty. We meet courageous women who are coming out of seclusion in order to serve in their communities by teaching other women about family planning resources...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Academy Award; Concentric Media; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; family planning; population; Population Communications International; India; Indian; villages; women's history; women's health; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; choice; health care; contraception; medical care; public policy; human rights; village doctors Janani; South Asia; Bihar; Hindi
Downloads: 2,665 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]From DANGER to DIGNITY: The Fight For Safe Abortion (with Spanish subtitles) - Dorothy Fadiman, Daniel Meyers
From DANGER to DIGNITY: The Fight for Safe Abortion: Even though most abortions were illegal in the United States before 1973, they were still available. The outcome, however, often depended on a woman's financial situation. Most women who sought abortions risked their lives by going to practitioners who had little or no medical training. Hospital wards were filled with victims of unsafe procedures...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Concentric Media; Emmy Award; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women's history; women's health; pro-choice; pro-choice activism; personal stories; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; public policy; human rights; underground networks; back alleys; women's history; legislators; clergy; doctors; gynecology; the Janes; clergy consultation; Pat Maginnis; Sarah Weddington; Roe v. Wade; Erika Luckett
Downloads: 2,461 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]HIV/AIDS AWARENESS in ETHIOPIA: Approaches to Prevention (Amharic version) - Dorothy Fadiman, Matthew Luotto
This film follows Ethiopians who are working to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS through education. Modes of communication, such as radio, television, and print media, provide basic information about becoming infected with the virus. Prevention education also comes alive in other settings, including street theater, coffee ceremonies, and funeral gatherings. This film explores the work of Ethiopians committed to controlling the spread of HIV/AIDS, while promoting respect and compassion for those li...
Keywords: Radio; television; print media; prevention education; street theater; coffee ceremonies; funeral gatherings; respect; compassion; awareness; Alebachew Teka; drama; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 1,757 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]From RISK to ACTION: Women and HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia (Amharic version) - Dorothy Fadiman, Amy Hill
Nearly 60% of HIV+ individuals in Ethiopia are women. UNAIDS has estimated that approximately three quarters of all women infected with HIV/AIDS live in sub-Saharan Africa. In 2009, there were approximately 12 million women living with HIV and AIDS, compared to about 8.2 million men. (source) Gender bias and the biology of transmission have led to women being more vulnerable than men to become infected...
Keywords: Risk; action; women; gender bias; biology of transmission; vulnerable; poverty; violence against women; education policy; status of women; prostitution; rape; condom use; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 1,944 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]BREATHE EASY: COPD and Me - Parish Digital Video Productions
BREATHE EASY is a film is about a woman living an active, positive life with the handicap of severe COPD/emphysema. The film documents the fact that she brings her supplemental oxygen tank with her as she teaches, participates in exercise class and goes to the supermarket. Her example, of living an active life with this challenge, becomes an invitation for anyone at any age with any condition to live as fully as possible...
Keywords: oxygen; Breathe; COPD; SilverSneakers; Silver Sneakers; Emphysema; aging; Lois Perelman; LoisPerelman; DorothyFadiman; Dorothy Fadiman; KeithParish; Keith Parish; Parish Digital Video Production; positive thinking; positivethinking
Downloads: 1,634 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]From DANGER to DIGNITY: The Fight For Safe Abortion - Dorothy Fadiman, Daniel Meyers
From DANGER to DIGNITY: The Fight for Safe Abortion: Even though most abortions were illegal in the United States before 1973, they were still available. The outcome, however, often depended on a woman's financial situation. Most women who sought abortions risked their lives by going to practitioners who had little or no medical training. Hospital wards were filled with victims of unsafe procedures...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Concentric Media; Emmy Award; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women's history; women's health; pro-choice; pro-choice activism; personal stories; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; public policy; human rights; underground networks; back alleys; women's history; legislators; clergy; doctors; gynecology; the Janes; clergy consultation; Pat Maginnis; Sarah Weddington; Roe v. Wade; Erika Luckett
Downloads: 5,782 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(15 reviews)
[movies]WHOSE CHILDREN are they NOW? AIDS Orphans in Ethiopia (Amharic version) - Dorothy Fadiman, Amy Hill
In Ethiopia, the AIDS epidemic has left more than one million children without parents. Compassionate groups and individuals have taken on responsibility to raise and care for not only family members and neighbors, but also unique orphanages. This film explores the stories of these caregivers, and the young people for whom they care. Through the films, the viewer is able to "visit" with these children in their new homes for a birthday party, a meal together, a day at school, and much more...
Keywords: Children; orphans; orphanages; family; neighbors; community; responsibility; caring; compassion; extended family; social systems; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 1,896 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]STEPPING FORWARD: Men Teaching and Learning about HIV/AIDS (Amharic version) - Dorothy Fadiman, Shenaz Zack
Certain populations of men, such as truck drivers and soldiers, are among those more vulnerable to infection. These men are learning that unprotected sex leads to the spread of HIV/AIDS. As a result of intensive education programs in Ethiopia, individuals from within these groups now practice safer sex and are able to teach others about prevention. This film documents outreach efforts by and for men of all ages, from all walks of life...
Keywords: Men; truck drivers; soldiers; spreading HIV/AIDS; education programs; safe sex; teaching; learning. prevention; outreach; condom use; male responsibility; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 2,235 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]HIV/AIDS AWARENESS in ETHIOPIA: Approaches to Prevention - Dorothy Fadiman, Matthew Luotto
This film follows Ethiopians who are working to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS through education. Modes of communication, such as radio, television, and print media, provide basic information about becoming infected with the virus. Prevention education also comes alive in other settings, including street theater, coffee ceremonies, and funeral gatherings. This film explores the work of Ethiopians committed to controlling the spread of HIV/AIDS, while promoting respect and compassion for those li...
Keywords: Radio; television; print media; prevention education; street theater; coffee ceremonies; funeral gatherings; respect, compassion; awareness; Alebachew Teka; drama; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 2,636 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]WHOSE CHILDREN are they NOW? AIDS Orphans in Ethiopia - Dorothy Fadiman, Amy Hill
In Ethiopia, the AIDS epidemic has left more than one million children without parents. Compassionate groups and individuals have taken on responsibility to raise and care for not only family members and neighbors, but also unique orphanages. This film explores the stories of these caregivers, and the young people for whom they care. Through the films, the viewer is able to "visit" with these children in their new homes for a birthday party, a meal together, a day at school, and much more...
Keywords: Children; orphans; orphanages; family; neighbors; community; responsibility; caring; compassion; extended family; social systems; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 3,084 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]SHATTERING the MYTH of AGING: Senior Games Celebrate Healthy Lifestyles, Competition and Community - Dorothy Fadiman, Matthew Luotto, Keith Parish
SHATTERING the MYTH of AGING celebrates seniors who participate in a full range of athletic activities. The impressive result is that these men and women become stronger and more active, rather than less, as the years go by. The story follows a man in his 70s, who has won more than 200 Senior State and Regional medals. We watch as he and other seniors discover that, with attention, their bodies continue to learn new skills...
Keywords: dorothy fadiman; matthew luotto; ron chilton; keith parish; senior games; senior olympics; retirement; fitness; health; exercise; motivation; aging
Downloads: 1,230 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]CELEBRATION: I Am All of These - Dorothy Fadiman, Robert Pacelli
CELEBRATION re-enacts the symbolic union between male and female forces within one individual. Unique special effects recreate the inner experience of transformation through original music, images, and dance. The resulting union gives birth to a vibrant, integrated sense of Self. All public, educational, and government access television stations (PEG) and community media stations have permission to broadcast this film and any of Dorothy Fadiman's other films.
Keywords: Celebration; Pyramid Films; Dorothy Fadiman; Robert Pacelli; music; light; images; special effects; self-awareness; dance; transformation; integration; synthesis; spiritual; Freddie Long; John LeFan; union; self; surrender
Downloads: 6,077 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]RECLAIMING Their VOICE: The Native American Vote in New Mexico & Beyond - Dorothy Fadiman, Matt Luotto
RECLAIMING Their VOICE: The Native American Vote in New Mexico & Beyond (42 min.) Narrated by PETER COYOTE, this film is OSCAR-nominated, EMMY-winning, filmmaker Dorothy Fadiman’s latest documentary. "RECLAIMING Their VOICE" follows Native Americans in New Mexico taking a stand against injustice in the political process. Personal stories demonstrate how minority communities are using their voting rights as they participate more fully in elections...
Keywords: Native American; disenfranchised; Dorothy Fadiman; Matthew Luotto; history; reservation; pueblo; laguna; vote; New Mexico; Sacred Alliance for Grassroots Equality; petroglyphs; sacred land; Laguna 500 project; Native American Voters Alliance; Native Pueblo; Anerican Indian Communities
Downloads: 1,783 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]The FRAGILE PROMISE of CHOICE: Abortion in the U.S. Today - Dorothy Fadiman, Beth Seltzer, Kristin Atwell
This compelling documentary examines the erosion of abortion rights and access in the U.S. today. Medical and surgical abortions are still technically legal and available in most states. However, safe, legal procedures still remain out of reach for many women. Cost factors, travel distance, and strict legislation create barriers to access, particularly for low-income women. Intimate interviews with abortion providers, clinic workers, and the women who seek their services reveal the impact of soc...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Concentric Media; reproductive rights; women; women’s rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; abortion clinics; women’s history; women’s health; pro-choice; pro-choice activism; prochoice; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; reproductive rights; medical issues; health care; public policy; human rights; clinic violence; family planning; reproductive health clinics; anti-abortion; abortion protesters; fire bombs; Erika Luckett; restrictive laws
Downloads: 2,392 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]The FRAGILE PROMISE of CHOICE: Abortion in the U.S. Today (Spanish subtitles) - Dorothy Fadiman, Beth Seltzer
This compelling documentary examines the erosion of abortion rights and access in the U.S. today. Medical and surgical abortions are still technically legal and available in most states. However, safe, legal procedures still remain out of reach for many women. Cost factors, travel distance, and strict legislation create barriers to access, particularly for low-income women. Intimate interviews with abortion providers, clinic workers, and the women who seek their services reveal the impact of soc...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Concentric Media; reproductive rights; women; women’s rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; abortion clinics; women’s history; women’s health; pro-choice; pro-choice activism; prochoice; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; reproductive rights; medical issues; health care; public policy; human rights; clinic violence; family planning; reproductive health clinics; anti-abortion; abortion protesters; fire bombs; Erika Luckett; restrictive laws
Downloads: 1,277 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]MOMENT by MOMENT: The Healing Journey of Molly Hale - Dorothy Fadiman, Anilise Hyllmon
A film by Emmy winning film maker Dorothy Fadiman. It is the documentary of Molly Hale, who suffered a spinal cord injury in an automobile rollover, and after being told there was no hope for movement below her shoulders, proceeded to rehabilitate herself and continues to recover. "Moment By Moment" is Molly's inspiring story, of disabilities, health and healing, attitude, choice and intention, sex, intimacy, and relationships...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; spinal cord injury; spinal cord recovery; rehabilitation; health; healing; sex and intimacy; relationships; Molly Hale; Jeramy Hale; Anilise T. Hyllmon; Katherine E. Peterson; Matt Luotto
Downloads: 4,839 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]WHEN ABORTION WAS ILLEGAL: Untold Stories (Spanish Subtitles) - Dorothy Fadiman, Daniel Meyers
This Academy Award-nominated film features compelling first person accounts which reveal the physical, legal, and emotional consequences during the era when abortion was a criminal act. Remembrances include those of women who experienced illegal abortions, doctors who risked imprisonment and loss of their licenses for providing illegal abortions, and individuals who broke the law by helping women find safe abortions...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Academy Award; Oscar; Concentric Media; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women's history; women's health; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; medical care; public policy; human rights; doctors; abortion doctors; clergy; back alleys; women's history; illegal abortions; abortionists; Erika Luckett
Downloads: 1,920 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]BREAKING the SILENCE: Lifting the Stigma of AIDS in Ethiopia - Dorothy Fadiman, Amy Hill
This film documents courageous HIV + individuals, who are stepping forward and speaking out, despite the risk of social stigma. They are taking this risk in order to improve the lives of others living with the disease, and hopefully communicate the danger of infection from unprotected sexual contact. Some are becoming active in their communities, working to reduce discrimination and secure better services...
Keywords: Silence; social stigma; discrimination; services; counseling; support; community outreach; prevention education; dying young; isolation; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 2,117 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]STEPPING FORWARD: Men Teaching and Learning about HIV/AIDS - Dorothy Fadiman, Shenaz Zack
Certain populations of men, such as truck drivers and soldiers, are among those more vulnerable to infection. These men are learning that unprotected sex leads to the spread of HIV/AIDS. As a result of intensive education programs in Ethiopia, individuals from within these groups now practice safer sex and are able to teach others about prevention. This film documents outreach efforts by and for men of all ages, from all walks of life...
Keywords: Men; truck drivers; soldiers; spreading HIV/AIDS; education programs; safe sex; teaching; learning. prevention; outreach; condom use; male responsibility; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 1,668 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]FIX-IT SHOPS: An Endangered Species - Gayle Michel, Kristin Atwell
Fix-it Shops takes an affectionate look behind the scenes at a small neighborhood business, which repairs small appliances. In this intimate portrait, viewers meet the people whose dedication, patience, and skills contribute to their own community. This form of “recycling” adds significantly to the urban ecosystem by reducing unnecessary waste in landfills. All public, educational, and government access television stations (PEG) and community media stations have permission to broadcast this ...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Gayle Michel; Kristin Atwell; Menlo Park; recycling; repair; small appliances; appliance repair; landfill; re-use; reuse; electrical repair; ecology; environment; environmental; neighborhood; human scale; fix-it; fix it; vacuum
Downloads: 2,270 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]BREAKING the SILENCE: Lifting the Stigma of AIDS in Ethiopia (Amharic version) - Dorothy Fadiman, Amy Hill
This film documents courageous HIV + individuals, who are stepping forward and speaking out, despite the risk of social stigma. They are taking this risk in order to improve the lives of others living with the disease, and hopefully communicate the danger of infection from unprotected sexual contact. Some are becoming active in their communities, working to reduce discrimination and secure better services...
Keywords: Silence; social stigma; discrimination; services; counseling; support; community outreach; prevention education; dying young; isolation; HIV; AIDS; HIV/AIDS; Ethiopia; SEEDS of HOPE
Downloads: 2,113 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]WORLD PEACE Is A Local Issue - Dorothy Fadiman
WORLD PEACE is a Local Issue opens with these words: "In a democracy, the most important office is that of the private citizen." Justice Louis Brandeis.  The film documents how local efforts can impact national issues. The story begins in 1983 showing actions, worldwide, toward reining in escalation of the nuclear arms race. In a suburban community, 300 people show up, petitioning their City Council to pass a Nuclear Freeze...
Keywords: Activism; anti-nuclear; anti-war; citizen activists; citizen lobbyists; cold war era; democracy; demonstations; disarmament; Dorothy Fadiman; Dwight Eisenhower; Ed Markey; Edward Kennedy; grassroots; Hiroshima; jurisdiction; Laurence Rosenthal; Nagasaki; nuclear arms race; nuclear bomb; nuclear disarmament; nuclear freeze movement; nuclear freeze rally; Nuclear Freeze Resolution; nuclear reductions; nuclear stockpiling; nuclear testing ban; nuclear weapons testing; Palo Alto City Council; Palo Alto; Paul Newman; peace action; peace; Peter Coyote; Randall Forsberg; SANE; Ted Kennedy; world peace; Dorothy Fadiman; Palo Alto City Council; Palo Alto; Anti-Nuclear; nuclear arms race; nuclear stockpiling; cold war era; citizen activists; Paul Newman; Edward Kennedy; Ted Kennedy; Ed Markey; nuclear freeze rally; peace action; nuclear weapons testing; nuclear freeze movement; world peace; peace; nuclear testing ban; SANE
Downloads: 76
[movies]STEALING AMERICA: Vote by Vote - Dorothy Fadiman, Bruce O'Dell
STEALING AMERICA: Vote by Vote brings together behind-the-scenes perspectives from the U.S. presidential election of 2004 – plus startling stories from key races in 1996, 2000, 2002 and 2006. Unbiased and nonpartisan, the film sheds light on a decade of vote counts that don't match votes cast – uncounted ballots, vote switching, under-votes and many other examples of election totals that warrant serious investigation...
Keywords: Stealing America; Vote; electronic voting machines; elections; exit polls; rigging; vote-switching; stealing votes; touch screen machine issues; missing registered voters; voting irregularities; Dorothy Fadiman; Bruce O'Dell; Carla Henry; Matt Luotto
Downloads: 2,015 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
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